The project foresees the organisation of 5-days study visits on SPS issues for délégations from EU trading partners. The participants are représentatives of the competent authorities of the invited country, ideally combining policy makers and technical experts. During the five days at least two Member States are visited, with meetings at Ministry level and field visits in relevant establishments. In addition, a meeting with EC officials is also foreseen. The delegates are accompanied all along the study visit by an event orgnaiser, in charg eof logistical aspects, and by an EU SPS expert, in charge of the technical content of the visit.